She was a loving mother, grandmother, great-grandmother, sister and favorite aunt to many nieces and nephews. She was a longtime member of Antioch Church of Christ.
She was born on April 7, 1932 to Henry Hugh and Ada Prestley. She was the second oldest of 13 children.
Funeral services will be held on Wednesday, May 30, 2012 at 2 p.m. in the New Horizon Memorial Chapel, with burial following in the New Horizon Memorial Gardens. Ministers Lonnie Ingram, Barry Bennett and Devin Dean will officiate.
Visitation will be held today, May 29, 2012 from 6 until 8 p.m. at the funeral home.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Lloyd Tolbert.
She is survived by her children, Gail Burnett (Danny), Danny Tolbert (Bobbi Sue), Melinda Kay Miller (John) and Michael Tolbert (Belinda); grandchildren, Jennifer Rouse (Nick), Derek Bashaw (Chrissie), Laura Tobert, Katey and Abby Miller, Chris Tolbert and Kim Tolbert and great-grandchildren, Peyton and Andrew Rouse.
Special thanks and love to her sister, Linda Snow and niece, Diane Burns for the special care and comfort given to her during her illness. Another heartfelt thanks and appreciation to special friends, Debra Fortenberry, Peggy Woods, Brenda Stanley and Alacare workers, Heather Tracy, Melanie, Pam, Martha, Misty, Tammy, Darlene and Teresa.
New Horizon Memorial Funeral Home, Dora; 205-648-2323